WHAT ARE THE VARIOUS KINDS OF SKIN TIGHTENING PROCEDURES AVAILABLE?
With age, skin starts to lose its elasticity and starts to become loose and saggy. Even pregnancy and weight loss can leave you with loose skin. If loose and saggy skin has been a bother to you and you want to get rid of it, then there are Skin Tightening procedures that you could opt for. There are multiple laser treatments available which can tighten your skin. The best part about these treatments is that they are non-invasive procedures and require very little downtime. Following are some of the laser skin tightening available procedures.
This unique therapy makes use of the ultrasound waves which rejuvenates the saggy facial skin. It helps to make the skin more firm and regain its elasticity. The patterns and wavelengths of the ultrasound are controlled and precise, making the treatment very safe involving almost no to minimal complications or risks. The rays penetrate the deepest layer of skin, which is usually done during the facelift. It tightens the underlying tissues and stimulates the growth of new collagen. Even though you might feel some tightening effect right after the treatment, it takes about 3 months to feel the full effect of the procedure.
It makes use of the V2 beauty booster which stimulates the production of collagen. As it has the bonus of Redensity I, the skin will start to appear more radiant and smoother. There will be a reduction in the fine lines. The texture of your skin will improve along with tighter skin.
Radiofrequency energy is used by heating the desired area to trigger the production of collagen which will eventually tighten the skin. It focuses on various epidermal layers which help to achieve more firm results. This treatment can be done on hands, neck, face and the whole body. It is a quick treatment with almost no discomfort. There is no recovery time. Radiofrequency treatment is safe and suitable for all types of skin. So if you have sensitive skin and want to undergo skin tightening, then this is one of the best and popular options.
Some of the treatments combine the use of IPL laser technology to provide heat to the deeper layers of the skin. This heat helps to rejuvenate the skin by stimulating collagen which helps to create a more effective and powerful skin tightening option.
Limitations of the treatment
As it is a non-surgical procedure, the amount of skin that can be tightened is limited. So you will be educated about it beforehand to be able to make a wise decision and manage your expectations accordingly. When opting for a non-surgical procedure, it may need to be repeated over time to be able to maintain the results. However, surgical options of either facelift or neck lift are also viable as no non-surgical procedure can provide the same results.